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Edinburg, TX – Passenger Killed in Car Accident on 25th Ave at Frontage Rd

by | Mar 16, 2023 | Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Edinburg, TX (March 16, 2023) – A woman was killed after a single-vehicle accident in the Edinburg area on Tuesday, March 14. 

The fatal crash occurred at the 4900 block of South 25th Avenue near Frontage Road at around 11:15 p.m. It was reported that a 20-year-old woman was driving a vehicle when it crashed. Both the woman and her 45-year-old passenger were ejected in the accident. 

The passenger sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was hospitalized in serious condition. The identities of the involved parties have been withheld. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is in progress. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Car Crashes in Texas

Edinburg, TX - Passenger Killed in Car Accident on 25th Ave at Frontage RdIn 2017, there were 37,133 fatal car accidents in the United States. When it comes to fatal car accidents, Texas leads the country, and a  collision occurs every 71 seconds on average somewhere in the state. A fatal car collision occurs around every 2.5 hours, and a serious injury occurs about every 2 minutes. The Texas Department of Transportation reports that 30,992 people suffered serious injuries in 19,506 serious injury collisions in 2019.

A wrongful death lawsuit is one that is filed against a person or business on the grounds that their carelessness contributed to the victim’s death. It is helpful to have a backup plan in case something goes wrong. Some heirs, relatives, and representatives are permitted by law to file a lawsuit against the negligent party.

When a loved one dies unjustly as a result of another person’s negligence, a wrongful death lawyer works to help the family get justice and financial restitution. If you think that someone else’s negligence contributed to the unintentional death of your spouse, parent, or child, talk to a wrongful death lawyer. Many family members and heirs of wrongful death victims have received help from our personal injury attorneys in finding the truth about their deaths and securing compensation to cover present and future losses.

You and your family may be entitled to compensation if a member of your family died as a result of someone else’s carelessness. With the aid of an Edinburg wrongful death attorney, you can submit a claim and demand that the party at fault cover your losses as a result of the tragic accident. If an individual in your family recently died as a result of an automobile accident, get in touch with Wyatt Law Firm, PLLC. Please contact our offices as soon as you can to see if you have grounds for a case. Call 210-340-5550 to speak with a lawyer about how we might be able to assist you with your recovery if there has been a wrongful death in the family.

Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident.  For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business, and none of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.